Liverpool mayor Joe Anderson loses brother to COVID-19
Anderson urged people to follow the city’s strict lockdown rules as he told how his sibling was in a serious
condition in the hospital.
heartbroken Liverpool mayor Joe Anderson confirmed his brother sadly passed away last night,
tweeting: “Despite the efforts of all the staff @LivHospitals ICU my brother sadly died at 10.45 last night.
“We want to thank the dedicated staff risking their lives for us. Thank you all for your messages of love and
“Let’s stick together and support each other and win this battle.”
He also highlighted a video shared by the Liverpool City Council Twitter account urging people to follow
coronavirus rules to ease pressure on the NHS.